Tehran, June 8 (BNA): The Bahraini star has booked a place in the final match of the 25th Asian Handball Championship, which is currently being held in the Iranian city of Isfahan.
Al-Nijmeh defeated Al-Rayyan of Qatar to achieve the final victory, with a score of 31 versus 29, in the semi-final match that was held today.
The Bahraini team advanced to Al Rayyan, 19 to 16, at the end of the first half of the match.
Al-Nijmeh will play in the final match with the winner of the second match against Al-Duhail, Qatar, with Kazma Al-Kuwaiti.
The Bahraini national team aspires to regain the Asian championship, which it won in 2017, after its victory over Al-Duhail, Qatar.
Al-Nijmeh lost the final of the previous version against the Kuwait national team in the tournament that was held in India last year.